Monash University Publishing - ebooks

  • Aftermath

    Aftermath

    Genocide, Memory and History

    Edited by: Karen Auerbach

    Aftermath examines how genocide is remembered and represented in both popular and scholarly memory, integrating scholarship on the Holocaust with the study of other genocides through a comparative framework. Scholars from a range of disciplines reevaluate narratives of past conflicts to explore how...

    Ebooks - 9781922235640 - $ 39.95

  • Asian Horizons

    Asian Horizons

    Giuseppe Tucci's Buddhist, Indian, Himalayan and Central Asian Studies

    Edited by: A A Di Castro, David Templeman

    This gedenkschrift is published in honor of the great scholar of Asia, Professor Giuseppe Tucci (1894-1984). Through the work of present-day scholars, the book represents their efforts to maintain the impetus of the...

    Ebooks - 9781922235343 - $ 99.95

  • Australia's Northern Shield?

    Australia's Northern Shield?

    Papua New Guinea and the Defence of Australia Since 1880

    By Bruce Hunt

    This book is the first to draw extensively on the recently released highly classified notes of the cabinet room discussions of successive Australian Governments, from 1950 to the mid-1970s. It details the changing attitude of the...

    Ebooks - 9781925495416 - $ 39.95

  • Banksia Lady

    Banksia Lady

    Celia Rosser, Botanical Artist

    By Carolyn Landon

    This is the story of Celia Rosser, the internationally acclaimed botanical illustrator, who ultimately dedicated her life to painting the entire genus of Banksia, the only artist to have done such a thing. Celia's dedication to the task put her at the center of...

    Ebooks - 9781922235817 - $ 39.95

  • Basudara Stories of Peace from Maluku

    Basudara Stories of Peace from Maluku

    Working Together for Reconciliation

    Edited by: Jacky Manuputty, Zairin Salampessy, Ihsan Ali-Fauzi, Irsyad Rafsadi

    In the midst of the 1999 Indonesian conflict that caused great suffering, when many people were trapped and 'forced' to be directly or indirectly involved in the raging violence, some Moluccans in...

    Ebooks - 9781925495157 - $ 39.95

  • Bridges of Friendship

    Bridges of Friendship

    Reflections on Indonesia's Early Independence and Australia's Volunteer Graduate Scheme

    Edited by: Ann McCarthy, Ailsa Thomson Zainuddin

    This volume casts new light on the intercultural and personal ties among Indonesians and Australians in the context of the post-war rise of secular volunteering, and the unique political and social...

    Ebooks - 9781925495232 - $ 39.95

  • Conceiving the Goddess

    Conceiving the Goddess

    Transformation and Appropriation in Indic Religions

    Edited by: Jayant Bhalchandra Bapat, Ian Mabbett

    Conceiving the Goddess is a sequel to The Iconic Female: Goddesses of India, Nepal and Tibet (2008), an exploration of goddess cults in South Asia. This book furthers research on South Asian goddesses. The theme...

    Ebooks - 9781925377316 - $ 39.95

  • Double-Act

    Double-Act

    The Remarkable Lives and Careers of Googie Withers and John McCallum

    By Brian McFarlane

    Not many can boast of careers that lasted successfully for nearly 70 years, but that is what was achieved by Australian actors Googie Withers and John McCallum. Withers acted everything, from brazen murderesses to Lady Bracknell, as...

    Ebooks - 9781922235732 - $ 39.95

  • Embodying Transformation

    Embodying Transformation

    Transcultural Performance

    Edited by: Maryrose Casey

    The essays in this collection explore transcultural events to reveal deeper understandings of the dynamic nature, power, and affect of performance as it is created and witnessed across national and cultural boundaries. Focusing on historical and contemporary public events in multiple contexts, the book's contributors...

    Ebooks - 9781922235893 - $ 49.95

  • Human Rights & Human Wrongs

    Human Rights & Human Wrongs

    A Life Confronting Racism

    By Colin Tatz

    Racism crushes bodies and souls. In Human Rights and Human Wrongs, Colin Tatz - a world authority on racial conflict and abuse, a key figure in Indigenous Studies in Australia, and an author of major works on genocide, Aboriginal youth suicide, and Aboriginal and...

    Ebooks - 9781922235695 - $ 34.95